The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 48 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.91% 2.57% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 2.68% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 25
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 709 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.75% 95.94% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 619 584 516
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (62.90%) C++
3 28 (45.16%) Degree
4 26 (41.94%) C#
5 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (40.32%) Scrum
5 25 (40.32%) Physics
6 24 (38.71%) Python
7 20 (32.26%) Linux
8 19 (30.65%) HTML
8 19 (30.65%) .NET
8 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
9 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
9 18 (29.03%) SQL
10 17 (27.42%) Windows
11 16 (25.81%) Computer Science
12 14 (22.58%) Embedded Linux
12 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
12 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
13 13 (20.97%) SaaS
14 11 (17.74%) Embedded Software Development
14 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
14 11 (17.74%) Electronics
15 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
15 10 (16.13%) Computer Vision
16 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
16 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
16 9 (14.52%) MVC
17 8 (12.90%) Unix
18 7 (11.29%) CSS

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) GlassFish
1 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Babel
2 6 (9.68%) Grunt
2 6 (9.68%) gulp
2 6 (9.68%) webpack
3 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 4 (6.45%) JUnit
4 4 (6.45%) Maven
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (17.74%) Electronics
2 7 (11.29%) Aerospace
3 6 (9.68%) Back Office
3 6 (9.68%) Games
4 4 (6.45%) Avionics
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
1 19 (30.65%) HTML
2 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
3 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
4 7 (11.29%) HTML5
5 6 (9.68%) Browserify
5 6 (9.68%) jQuery
5 6 (9.68%) Node.js
5 6 (9.68%) OOCSS
5 6 (9.68%) OpenCV
5 6 (9.68%) OpenGL
5 6 (9.68%) React
5 6 (9.68%) RESTful
5 6 (9.68%) Sass
5 6 (9.68%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (9.68%) Web Services
6 5 (8.06%) J2EE
6 5 (8.06%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Physics
2 16 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
4 6 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (9.68%) User Experience
5 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) Windows
3 14 (22.58%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Unix
5 1 (1.61%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) Scrum
3 11 (17.74%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) Computer Vision
5 9 (14.52%) MVC
6 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.68%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 6 (9.68%) CRM
7 6 (9.68%) Image Processing
7 6 (9.68%) Machine Learning
7 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) Microservices
7 6 (9.68%) Mobile First
7 6 (9.68%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) SMACSS
7 6 (9.68%) User Stories
7 6 (9.68%) Web Design
8 5 (8.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) C++
2 26 (41.94%) C#
3 24 (38.71%) Python
4 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
5 18 (29.03%) SQL
6 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.29%) Embedded C
8 6 (9.68%) ES6
8 6 (9.68%) Java
9 4 (6.45%) C
9 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
10 3 (4.84%) F#
10 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.23%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 28 (45.16%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) IEC 61508
2 4 (6.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
2 5 (8.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
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